Jennifer Grey
Jennifer Grey at the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival Los Angeles.
Birth Name
Jennifer Grey
Gender   Female
Date of birth
March 26, 1960 (age 55)
Place of birth
New York City, New York, USA
Characters portrayed
Dr. Gevaarlijk
Mrs. Pierpoint
Other projects
Ferris Bueller's Day Off, Dirty Dancing, Red Dawn

Jennifer Grey is an American actress, best known for her roles as Frances "Baby" Houseman in Dirty Dancing and as Jeanie Bueller in Ferris Bueller's Day Off. On November 23, 2010, she was the declared the winner for season 11 of Dancing with the Stars.

For Phineas and Ferb, she voices Dr. Gevaarlijk, Dr. Doofenshmirtz's former teacher, the Librarian in "Phineas and Ferb's Quantum Boogaloo", Svetka in "The Doonkelberry Imperative" and Mrs. Pierpoint in "Doof 101".

Notable roles

Background Information

Joel Grey and Jennifer Grey

Jennifer Grey and Joel Grey

  • Jennifer Grey is the daughter of actor Joel Grey. For Phineas and Ferb, he voices Beppo Brown in "Oil on Candace".
  • According to the filmography list at the Internet Movie Database, their roles in "Oil on Candace" mark the first time that father and daughter have worked on a TV series or movie together. Voice actors usually record their lines separate from one another, so it is not known at this time if they were in the recording studio on the same day.
  • Granddaughter of Mickey Katz, a charter member of Spike Jones and his City Slickers.
  • Jennifer first worked with Patrick Swayze in Red Dawn. They worked together again three years later as the leads in Dirty Dancing.
  • Her character of Jeanie Bueller in Ferris Bueller's Day Off served as the inspiration for Candace.

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